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Old 02-07-19, 05:13 AM
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Originally Posted by squirtdad View Post
I was all excited put on the super duper Vittora Corsa tires with matching latex tubes...

Today coming home from work I het a huge Ka-Blam and I am riding on thr rims.
I'm with @rhm. That doesn't sound (literally) like a faulty tube. Also if the Vittoria Corsa is anything like the pair of Vittorias I went through I'd be surprised it could blow off the rim easily. So I'd suspect a poorly seated bead, or perhaps the tube pinched between bead and rim such that it acted as a wedge between them when pumped up with air.

Or maybe you had defective air. I saw this viral video about defective air in tires, pretty scary stuff.
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